"Isla Holbox" Top 5 Page for this destination Isla Holbox by darthmilmo
Isla Holbox Travel Guide: 68 reviews and 117 photos
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Well, I thought I had found paradise at Playa, but boy was I wrong. From Playa I went to Isla Holbox. This small fishing community off the gulf of Mexico is a nice place to relax and lose track of time. I spend two days there, but believe me I could have easily spent a month here. Life is so relaxing and so slow with no modern amenities to bother you. Like a fellow backpacker said... The island is for swimming, relaxing, swimming, taking a nap, swimming, relaxing... and so on... jejeje.
One of the days there I joined two fellow Mexicans and one Argentinean on a tour of three uninhabited islands. The first island was a bird sanctuary, which was the home for the most beautiful birds imaginable. The second island had a fresh water cenote with crystalline water inland. The third island was the Island Passion/love (one can only guess what goes on during the winter months in this island). This last island is connected to a neighboring island, not by land, but by a sea, however, the water level is knee high at most. Heck, I literally ran on water between the two islands...hehehe.
Try your luck at some night fishing in the pier... no equipment needed, just buy some line and get some lures... we... more travel advice
The Island is connected to other islands through a sand bar in the ocean that is hundred of feet long and wide. This... more travel advice
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